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2018 Official Forum Member Review - Snell MTB Black & Red

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https://forum.mygolfspy.com/topic/22972-official-forum-member-review-snell-mtb-black-red/?p=386463

 

My Stage Two is up....

 

If I can offer a personal opinion that isn't already covered or answer any questions... Hit me up.

 

Great job Scott!     I picked up a dozen reds and I'm having good success with them.  Now I plan to try the blacks .

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Yeah I want to give the Blacks a shot as well. But the Reds are pretty great for me.

I played them with a new Mizuno ST180 this week I borrowed from a friend who is a demo rep and was playing with me. The combo was perfect. Just perfect. I averaged 20 years longer with great dispersion over my 10+ year old Mizzy.

Damn, now I need a new long stick.

 

 

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i have one left from my sample I am playing today. I was playing so bad for a little bit I lost the others quick. Heartbroken

 

 

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lost it in the fourth hole, before I could give it a real test. Grrrr

 

 

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Well the Black doesn't float! #FloodedBunkerattachicon.gifIMG_20180513_093414.jpeg

 

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Wow the inflator must be broken on the core lol

 

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Yeah I want to give the Blacks a shot as well. But the Reds are pretty great for me.

I played them with a new Mizuno ST180 this week I borrowed from a friend who is a demo rep and was playing with me. The combo was perfect. Just perfect. I averaged 20 years longer with great dispersion over my 10+ year old Mizzy.

Damn, now I need a new long stick.

 

 

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How does that work?  :P

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How does that work? :P

Fountain of youth at that course!

 

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Fountain of a driver 10 years newer. I have an old Mizzy MX500. The St180 is just better for me.

 

 

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My Stage 2 is up. Please let me know if you have any questions/comments.

 

This has been a blast! I just hope I have done the process some justice.

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Snell MTB Red – Official MGS Forum Review by MaxEntropy

 

 

Conclusion

 

Overall, I was very pleased with the performance of the Snell MTB Red. It was every bit as long as the Titleist NXT Tour S, with initial results suggesting it might be even a few yards longer off the driver. I saw very little difference in the performance off full iron shots and with a putter. Where I believe the Snell performed extremely well was chipping and pitching. I was very impressed with the stopping ability of the Snell on these shots. Being a golfer who usually does not get much spin, I believe the ability to spin these short shots will help my game, in the long run, because I will have more shot options available to me. If you are the type of golfer that struggles to stop the ball in your short game, you need to try this ball. The only downside I found with this ball is the firm sound on short shots. I am still not quite used to the sound as it reminds me of historically low grade balls (Top Flite, Pinnacle, etc.). Due to the performance, I am willing to get used to the sound.

 

Final Score: 86.

 

Great job!  Very through and it's obvious you put a lot of effort into your review.  

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Great job! Very through and it's obvious you put a lot of effort into your review.

Thanks, OG!

 

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Nice stage 2s so far

 

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@MaxEntropy Nice stage 2 mate, was that at Mud Run by chance?

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@MaxEntropy Nice stage 2 mate, was that at Mud Run by chance?

 

Yes it was. All my rounds were either Mud Run (18) or Raccoon Hills (27)

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Nice job on the Stage 2's so far guys! 

 

My Stage 2 coming in the next couple days. It's done, but I'm trying to get my videos and pictures situated :-)

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Great starts to Stage 2's guys! Like DHartmann34, my Stage 2 will be coming shortly!

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So I spent the weekend at a member guest tournament playing my OG Snell MTB's (I mismanaged my stock of Reds). They were just as good as they used to be, but not as good as the Reds have been to me. The OG approach shots were not as sticky as I wanted them to be. They certainly stopped but didn't seem to have the few feet of draw back with a proper strike I had seen with the Reds. They also didn't seem to be as tough and showed a bit more wear than the Reds had.

I think I am gonna get a couple boxes of Blacks started this way and see how they treat me. I am tempted to just keep with Red, but I am going to give the Black Snells a proper go.

 

 

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Alrighty....Stage 2 is up. Hope you guys enjoy it. I enjoyed putting it together. Don't mind the video work. I'm nowhere near a professional. Haha. Any questions...please ask away! :-) 

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Alrighty....Stage 2 is up. Hope you guys enjoy it. I enjoyed putting it together. Don't mind the video work. I'm nowhere near a professional. Haha. Any questions...please ask away! :-)

Great work pal. Thoroughly enjoyed the video content.

 

 

Everyone else, be on the lookout! The rest of the stage 2 reviews should be trickling in very soon.

 

This is a cool review because there's so many reviewers with different opinions on the balls. Add that to all the non-testers with personal experiences to share and this thread has some serious value for those in the ball market.

 

Thumbs up y'all

 

 

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